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It was -10 below this morning. For the third week in March, that is cold.  Too cold. But last night’s news was even colder. more

Mar 21, 2018 12:00 PM Community Columnists


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It was sobering news in case you didn’t hear about it last week. more

Mar 20, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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PLATTSBURGH | With the price of milk declining across the country, it’s getting difficult to make a living. more

Mar 5, 2018 3:30 PM The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | Organic dairy farmers will learn about bedded and composted packs, high quality milk production, strategies for financial success and the latest organic dairy research at a day-long conference on March 15 in Randolph Center. more

Feb 28, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle


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PLATTSBURGH — Ahead of North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations, local officials are lining up to congratulate the new U.S. ambassador to Canada. more

Aug 9, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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FERRISBURGH — A family of Vermont dairy farmers are dealing with a possible hefty environmental fine, a possible court appearance and approximately 30 neighbors who are upset about the family’s removal of nearly 2,000 trees and brush... more

Jul 26, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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WARRENSBURG — Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) visited the Cornell University Cooperative Extension in Warrensburg as part of a fact finding trip related to agriculture in the Empire State. more

Jul 12, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun

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BRIDPORT — For more than 40 years Maplefields’ Middlebury Beef convenience store on U.S. Route 7 in East Middlebury has been selling the complete line of Monument Farms Dairy products. more

Jun 11, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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BRIDPORT — This summer’s Vermont’s Breakfast on the Farm event will be held at two locations. more

Jun 3, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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ELLENBURG — Grace Harrigan talks upstate dairy industry, agricultural challenges more

Mar 30, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

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BURLINGTON — When it comes to state regulations, Vermont’s dairy farmers may be breathing a little sigh of relief after listening to the state’s agriculture secretary last week. more

Feb 28, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY — This February, the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets is taking a moment to proclaim its love for Vermont’s farmers. more

Feb 22, 2017 3:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER — The Vermont legislature is now well into the final chapter of a high-stakes saga that began in 2010. more

Feb 22, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

CHAZY — Water quality is critical to maintain healthy, productive dairy cows. more

Jan 20, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

CHAZY — The Miner Institute’s commitment to animal welfare is being recognized by the United States Department of Agriculture through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative. more

Oct 16, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

CHAZY — With funding from the farmer-driven Northern New York Agricultural Development Program, a project is underway to evaluate ways that dairy farmers can manage calf nutrition to reduce the impact of heat stress on the young animals. more

Aug 6, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun


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MIDDLEBURY —The Vermont Dairy Promotion Council and the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets have partnered to launch a new website and video highlighting the economic impact of the state’s dairy industry. more

Feb 27, 2016 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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PLATTSBURGH/CHAZY — The first evidence of milking cows and consuming dairy products was drawn in ancient Egyptian caves around 230 B.C. more

Sep 2, 2015 10:30 AM The Sun

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